Union Building Engineer (Full Time)

Company

CBRE

Description

Queen Charlotte, British Columbia, Canada

Facilities/Management/Engineering/Maintenance

#20020050

Description – External

The Building Maintenance Engineer is responsible for performing preventative and corrective maintenance, routine and on-demand services on facility mechanical and electrical equipment and systems. The Building Maintenance Engineer is also responsible for performing work in accordance with established processes and practices and for complying with internal and external requirements including but not limited to environmental, health and safety, fire protection.

 

At this position level:

▪ Performs preventative and corrective maintenance on facility mechanical and electrical equipment and systems

▪ Trades certification or license in one or more of the following – required: ▪ Refrigeration license, in progress as an apprentice

▪ Electrical license, in progress as an apprentice

▪ Plumbing license, in progress as an apprentice

▪ Power Engineering 4th Class

▪ Gasfitter II

▪ Building Operator Certification through an accredited institution

 

 

Subject to legislative licensing requirements and company policy:

▪ Performs work in accordance to established processes and practices

▪ Complies with all internal and external requirements including but not limited to environmental, health and safety, fire protection

▪ Performs regular facility, facility mechanical and electrical equipment and systems monitoring and inspection, preventative and corrective maintenance to ensure facility uptime objectives are met, uninterrupted client operation and asset integrity of assigned facility are maintained.

▪ Provides observations about facility, facility mechanical and electrical equipment and systems conditions and deficiencies and provides suggestions for enhancement and repair.

▪ Monitors assigned facility by conducting facility walkthroughs, mechanical and electrical equipment and system monitoring and inspection

▪ Maintains, troubleshoots and repairs mechanical and electrical building systems and equipment

▪ Responds to routine and on-demand service requests and performs preventative and corrective maintenance on facility mechanical and electrical equipment and systems

▪ Records resolution data within service maintenance management database. Ensures work completed meets quality, contract response and all other requirements

▪ Receives, tracks, monitors and reports status of maintenance and repair work within service maintenance management database. Initiates documents to obtain formal approval of work required.

▪ Assists in the implementation of preventative maintenance (PM) program. Ensures that deficiencies are identified, recorded and escalated, and that related documentations are maintained.

▪ Participates in and assists with facility-related projects.

▪ Ensures the manner in which work is performed is in compliance with corporate and legislated policies, procedures, practices and guidelines related to environmental, health and safety, fire protection and any other applicable requirements.

▪ Maintains all assigned tools and arranges for repair and replacement where required

▪ Submits all expenditures on a timely basis

▪ Assists in enhancing tenant and customer satisfaction and maintaining positive relations through manner in which work is performed and services delivered.

▪ Other duties as assigned

 

Work requirements

▪ Must be able and willing to work shifts, be available for on-call/standby and emergency call-outs as they arise.

▪ Must be willing to wear personal protective equipment.

▪ Maintains and repairs building mechanical systems. Operates a Corporate vehicle, various tools and test equipment. Maintains and updates files, records, permits, logs, reports and ensures safekeeping of materials and supplies

Qualifications – External

Knowledge & Skills

▪ More than 2 years up to 4 years of facility operations and maintenance work experience

▪ High school diploma plus trades training, certification or licensing

▪ Strong ability to adhere and to properly execute processes and practices relating to facility operations and maintenance

▪ Ability to maintain, troubleshoot and repair mechanical and electrical building systems and equipment

▪ Strong building mechanical and electrical equipment and system troubleshooting and resolution skills

▪ Current knowledge of fire, life, safety and building codes and standards and ability to research and apply related codes and standards

▪ Possesses a strong environmental, health and safety mindset. Strong ability to perform work in a safe manner

▪ Strong client-service orientation along with a high sense of urgency

▪ Effective communication skills for the purpose of data relay, exchange, feedback, and clarification

▪ Self-motivated and willing to learn

▪ Work well independently and be a team player

▪ Consistently present and maintain a positive and professional image

 

Licenses and/or Professional Accreditation One or more of the following:

▪ Refrigeration license, in progress as an apprentice

▪ Electrical license, in progress as an apprentice

▪ Plumbing license, in progress as an apprentice

▪ Power Engineering 4th Class

▪ Gasfitter B

▪ Building Operator Certification through an accredited institution

 

Demonstrates an interest in completing, working towards or completed one or more of the following – preferred:

▪ Facilities Technician Certification

▪ Systems Maintenance Technician through Building Owners and Managers Institute (BOMI)

▪ Systems Maintenance Administrator through Building Owners and Managers Institute (BOMI)

 

In addition:

▪ Must meet enhanced security clearance requirements

Knowledge & Skills

▪ More than 2 years up to 4 years of facility operations and maintenance work experience

▪ High school diploma plus trades training, certification or licensing

▪ Strong ability to adhere and to properly execute processes and practices relating to facility operations and maintenance

▪ Ability to maintain, troubleshoot and repair mechanical and electrical building systems and equipment

▪ Strong building mechanical and electrical equipment and system troubleshooting and resolution skills

▪ Current knowledge of fire, life, safety and building codes and standards and ability to research and apply related codes and standards

▪ Possesses a strong environmental, health and safety mindset. Strong ability to perform work in a safe manner

▪ Strong client-service orientation along with a high sense of urgency

▪ Effective communication skills for the purpose of data relay, exchange, feedback, and clarification

▪ Self-motivated and willing to learn

▪ Work well independently and be a team player

▪ Consistently present and maintain a positive and professional image

 

Licenses and/or Professional Accreditation One or more of the following:

▪ Refrigeration license, in progress as an apprentice

▪ Electrical license, in progress as an apprentice

▪ Plumbing license, in progress as an apprentice

▪ Power Engineering 4th Class

▪ Gasfitter B

▪ Building Operator Certification through an accredited institution

 

Demonstrates an interest in completing, working towards or completed one or more of the following – preferred:

▪ Facilities Technician Certification

▪ Systems Maintenance Technician through Building Owners and Managers Institute (BOMI)

▪ Systems Maintenance Administrator through Building Owners and Managers Institute (BOMI)

 

In addition:

▪ Must meet enhanced security clearance requirements

▪ Valid drivers’ license

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About CBRE (NYSE: CBRE):  At CBRE, you are empowered to take your career path into your own hands. Enjoy workplace flexibility in a global organization with tremendous scale. Come experience the employee advantage at CBRE.

 

CBRE Limited is an equal opportunity employer who welcomes and encourages applications from all persons regardless of race, national or ethnic origin, colour, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, family status, gender identity or expression, disability or any other status or condition protected by applicable federal, provincial or territorial law. Accommodations are available on request for all candidates at any time. If you require accommodation at any stage of the recruitment process, please contact CBRE Human Resources at hrsccanada@cbre.com mailto: hrsccanada@cbre.com or via telephone 1-866-388-4346.

 

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